EU New car registrations on the rise in 2015

Published Date: 17th Jul 2015

Car registrations were up 8.2% in the first half of the year and up 14.6% in June. New customer demand for new passenger cars in the EU was up across the board in June, pursuing the upward trend.


The 22 month rise record still continues and this marks the largest over?the?month increase since December 2009.  All major markets significantly supported the overall expansion, with Spain (+23.5%), France (+15.0%), Italy (+14.4%), Germany (+12.9%) and the UK (+12.9%) posting double?digit growth. Across Europe, new passenger car sales totalled 1,364,009 units.


In the first part of 2015, new passenger car registrations increased (+8.2%) surpassing 7 million units (7,169,984). All major markets posted growth, contributing to the overall upturn of the EU market over the period.  


Registrations in Spain (+22.0%), Italy (+15.2%), the UK (+7.0%), France (+6.1%) and Germany (+5.2%) increased compared to the same period one year ago.


New Car Registrations by Manufacturer

car sales by make


New Car Registrations by Country

car sales by country